Avoir l’Accent

Accent: nom masculin 1.  Signe graphique sur une lettre In English: A mark indicating stress, vowel quality or pitch. 2. L'accent est une particularité de diction d'un locuteur dans une langue donnée. Il est propre à une région ou un milieu social. In English: A distinctive way of pronouncing a language, especially one associated with a particular country, area, or [...]

London Skyline

I went to London a few weekends ago with the French man, and being in territory that spoke my language hurt my head. I was so excited to be able to explain myself without having to search for words every two phrases. I tried speaking to everyone, meaning from the taxi drivers (most were actually quite, surprisingly [...]